First edition thus. Author's first mystery novel. Limited edition of 100 copies, signed, numbered and with a new introduction by the author. As new in slipcase, still in the original shrink wrap. Introduces Professor Peter Shandy, who returns to the campus after the "Grand Illumination" Christmas decorations have been lit, to find a corpse in his house. The murder is linked to a collection of books and papers donated to the college library. An exceptional copy of a difficult title, especially in collector's condition.
Inventory Number: 45261